court and crime
Person: Peter Clohessy
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
court and crime
For 20 years Michael Corcoran has been working in RTÉ, covering and commentating on the Irish provinces’ exploits in Europe, writes
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
Round four of Heineken Champions Cup action, coming as it does before the Christmas break, is crucial in so many ways, writes
Wed, 19 Dec, 2018
By learning from the best, the apprentice has become one of the best. Anyone who fears Leinster and Ireland talent Joey Carbery may get impatient waiting for Johnny Sexton to retire doesn’t appreciate the upside of operating in his shadow.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
And so the Munster Miracles keep on coming, as if put together on some sort of supernatural assembly line cranked into use only in times of deepest trouble.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
There was a time when teams boasting outstanding forward packs brought the All-Ireland League title to Limerick almost as a matter of course.
Wed, 03 Jan, 2018
There are tributes and then there is the Donncha O’Callaghan variety, as hundreds of mourners learned yesterday at the funeral Mass for the late Munster Rugby media manager Pat Geraghty, 62, in Celbridge, Co Kildare.
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017
Thu, 31 Aug, 2017
When you ply your trade in the front-row of the Munster scrum, following legendary figures like Tom Clifford, Phil O’Callaghan, Peter Clohessy, and John Hayes, there’s little confusion over your responsibility to the famous red shirt.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2017
Former Munster and Ireland rugby star Frankie Sheahan has been declared bankrupt in the High Court, owing over €1m.
Mon, 03 Apr, 2017
Few people are better positioned to survey the Munster rugby landscape than Marcus Horan. As IRUPA player development manager for the province, he gets to see and hear the challenges the modern player faces. He was coaching his beloved Shannon until a disappointing departure a few month ago. He’s seen how the club game is nearly dying and he has a keen appreciation of what his ‘big brother’ Anthony Foley did — and continues to do — for Munster.
Sat, 01 Apr, 2017
Carl Hoeft, a key member of the Maori All Black management team preparing for Friday’s sold-out clash with Munster at Thomond Park, is under no illusions about the challenge awaiting his side.
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
Tue, 18 Oct, 2016
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016
Sat, 14 May, 2016
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
Wed, 10 Feb, 2016
Nine years ago, Paul O’Connell assured the BBC that international careers could no longer last as long as his would do.
Wed, 14 Oct, 2015
If ever there was a man primed for a tough day at the rugby coalface, it is Peter O’Mahony; relaxed, fresh and ready for what the Ireland flanker expects will be typically abrasive collision with the Italy pack on Sunday.
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
Paul O’Connell will have too much on his mind today to ponder his place in the Irish rugby pantheon as he makes his home Test farewell at Aviva Stadium. But that will suit the national team captain nicely.
Sat, 29 Aug, 2015
Anthony Foley believes Paul O’Connell’s selfless nature will be the key factor in the Ireland captain’s decision on his rugby-playing future.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
Donncha O’Callaghan would love it if Peter Stringer rejoined Munster.
Thu, 19 Feb, 2015
Ronan O’Gara found himself stranded in Birmingham airport after Racing Metro’s victory in the Champions Cup yesterday, when he left his passport in the team hotel.
Mon, 26 Jan, 2015
When it comes to dishing out plaudits, prop forwards are rarely if ever at the top of the pecking order.
Wed, 31 Dec, 2014
The Champions Cup is well and truly up and running.
Wed, 29 Oct, 2014
The closure of the well-known sports pub co-owned by former rugby international Peter Clohessy coincided with a receiver being appointed to assets owned by the business, new documents show.
Mon, 20 Oct, 2014
The decline in Limerick city centre trading claimed another casualty yesterday with the closure of a well-known sports pub, Clohessy’s at Howley’s Quay.
Tue, 07 Oct, 2014
Fifa’s decision to ban Luis Suarez from international competition for nine matches and from all football-related activities for four months is unusual in its reach, but that alone does not guarantee an appeal will be successful.
Fri, 27 Jun, 2014
He may be the only one of Ireland’s legendary three O’s who won’t play in Twickenham tomorrow, but last night Ronan O’Gara was rugby’s undisputed lord of London.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2014
It’s not today or yesterday Joe Brolly came to the attention of your eagle-eyed columnist. Or eagle ears, maybe.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2013
The battle for control of the European game took a worrying twist last week. Entering the City Hall for Ronan O’Gara’s testimonial on Thursday night, I was made aware of the statement issued on behalf of independent mediators, Graeme Mew and Stephen Drymer, after two days of deliberations in Dublin.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2013
He spent a career standing behind the big guys, but last night the heavyweights lined out in Cork to give Ronan O’Gara a tribute fitting for Ireland’s highest points scorer.
Fri, 25 Oct, 2013
Rugby fans queued outside Peter Clohessy’s sports pub in Limerick from 8.30am yesterday, thirsty for mouth-watering rugby memorabilia up for grabs in a special auction.
Sat, 07 Sep, 2013
In the final of his season previews, our rugby correspondent Daniel Pitcher takes a look inside the Munster camp.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2013
The best match of his life also probably generated more nerves than any games he played for Muster, Ireland, or the Lions as rugby legend Paul O’Connell married his long-term girlfriend, Emily O’Leary in France at the weekend.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2013
Former Irish rugby player Peter Clohessy said yesterday that his pub business in Limerick is being “crucified” at the moment by works associated with a €5m plan to open up Limerick to the River Shannon.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
It was not just the Wallabies downed in Australia at the weekend by men who had travelled halfway across the globe.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2013
Peter Clohessy’s going. So is Brent Pope. Mick Galwey has his tickets, and Alan Quinlan is on board. Anytime is a good time to travel to Australia, but for rugby fans, the 2013 Lions Tour is something else entirely. As holidays go, this is once-in-a-lifetime stuff.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2013
Marcus Horan joined the growing list of ‘golden generation’ Ireland players to call time on their career.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2013
As Munster prepare to meet Harlequins this weekend, Simon Lewis recalls, through the eyes of visiting players Daren O’Leary and Tulsen Tollett, the first European meeting between the clubs, back in 1997/98.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2013
They may have been key cogs in the pack during his first spell at Munster, but Alan Quinlan, Mick Galwey and Peter Clohessy are all adamant that Declan Kidney should walk away from his role as Ireland head coach at the end of the Six Nations.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2013
Mick Galwey, his old sparring partner with Shannon, Munster and Ireland, last night launched John Hayes’s autobiography “The Bull” in the Sin Bin, the Limerick bar owned by another former team mate and rugby legend, Peter Clohessy, who couldn’t be present because of the death earlier in the day of his father, Noel.
Fri, 28 Sep, 2012
The company that operates the well-known Limerick entertainment venue co-owned by former Irish rugby star Peter Clohessy slipped further into the red last year, new figures show.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2012
If evidence was needed to underline the value of youth, you only had to watch the scenes in Cardiff on Saturday when a gaggle of baby-faced assassins from Wales paraded the Six Nations trophy around the Millennium Stadium with the same innocent smiles as kids in a bouncy castle.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2012